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Ring

Renaissance revival ring with ram heads and a cabochon turquoise. The central stone is bezel-set in an enameled mount. The underside of the closed bezel has engraved decoration. Each cast shoulder has a ram's head in high relief. The animal's head has white enamel and the surrounding area has...

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Marks

Impressed mark on outside of shank. There is possibly another another mark (an F or E).

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alice L. Boardman, The William D. Boardman Collection

Italian, 17th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

01.5992

Medium or Technique

Metal; Turquoise

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Rings